About this cause
How the money will be used
- IIT Madras gives people an opportunity to endow 2 Chairs, each with an initial corpus of Rs.65 lakhs ($100,000).
- The Chairs are intended to recognize senior IIT Madras professors for exceptional performance.
- Chairs will be named by IITM in consultation with the Donor.
The endowment interest will be used to fund a salary increment for the awarded Professor for each Chair. The occupant of the Chairs are Dr. N. Chandrakumar and Dr. T. Pradeep.